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Rails & Ties

Rating:PG-13 (for mature thematic elements, an accident scene, brief nudity and momentary strong language)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:October 26, 2007
Running time:96 minutes
Cast:Kevin Bacon, Marcia Gay Harden, Miles Heizer, Jack Kaeding, Jim Cody Williams
Director:Alison Eastwood
Producer:Paul Federbush
Writer:Micky Levy
Distributor:Warner Independent Pictures

Description: On a beautiful stretch of California coastline, a depressed mother parks her car on a railroad crossing and awaits the arrival of a speeding train. What follows is the story of two families in physical, emotional and psychological collision; the intertwining tale of Davey, a young boy who couldn't save his mother from the train or herself; Tom, the train engineer who couldn't possibly have stopped the train or time, and his wife Megan, who has no time left.

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